Avocado-Tomato Salad with Bacon and Blue Cheese

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@DailyInspiration

A great summer salad from Food Network Magazine.

Rating:
★★★★★ 4 votes
Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

2 1/2 lb
assorted tomatoes, halved or cut into wedges, if large
kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
4 slice
thick cut bacon, cooked
1
avocado
juice of 1/2 lemon
1 c
blue cheese dressing
2 Tbsp
fresh chives or scallions
crumbled blue cheese for topping

Step-By-Step

1Place the tomatoes in a large bowl and sprinkle with 1/2 tsp. salt and a few grinds of pepper; set aside until juicy, about 20 minutes.
2Meanwhile, cook the bacon in a large skillet over medium heat until crisp, about 4 minutes per side. Transfer to a plate lined with paper towels and let cool slightly; then crumble into bite-size pieces.
3Pit and peel the avocado; cut into 1/2 inch pieces and toss with the lemon juice in a large bowl. Add the tomatoes and gently toss. Drizzle with the dressing and top with the bacon, chives and blue cheese.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Salads, Dressings
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Diabetic, Low Fat, Low Carb
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy